Paul Douglas and James Brolan were killed by a roadside bomb while on assignment in Baghdad on 29th May 2006.  

In honour of the "boys" a memorial cricket match will be held at 1100 on Saturday, 13th August at Chiswick House cricket pitch between a CBS News XI and a Rory Peck Trust XI

All monies raised will be given to the Rory Peck Trust which suppports freelance newsgatherers and their families worldwide in times of need.

All spectators are welcome to wach this battle of the giants. A light lunch will be served. A pay bar will be open.

The CBS News XI is comfortable in the knowledge of certain defeat but we wil remember the "boys." Please give generously.

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Raising money for

The Rory Peck Trust

The Rory Peck Trust

Charity Registration No. 1071844

We are uniquely dedicated to the support, safety and welfare of freelance newsgatherers and their families worldwide, providing financial and practical assistance when things go wrong. The Trust is totally independent, relying on donations from individuals, corporations, trusts and foundations.

Raising money for

Run by The Rory Peck Trust

Charity Registration No. 1071844

Donations 123

A very generous donation form our friends at Blue Hackle Security

Donation by Andy Clarke on 30/09/11


Donation by Barry Leibowitz on 02/09/11

Paul and James....2 people we will never forget.

Donation by robin wiener on 29/08/11

In memory.

Donation by Brad Simpson on 25/08/11


Donation by Kevin Hechtkopf on 24/08/11


Donation by Jeff Glor on 22/08/11


Will never forget. Well done to everyone who played.

Donation by Lynne Edwards on 18/08/11


+ £12.50 Gift Aid

To support all those who take risks to reveal the truth.

Donation by Rick Thompson on 17/08/11

In memory of the lads from the other side of the pond

Donation by Babak Behnam on 17/08/11

For those few who put on the line.

Donation by Chris Albert on 17/08/11


For the boys

Donation by Simon Downs on 16/08/11


+ £5.00 Gift Aid

Donation by Yuka Tachibana on 16/08/11

Two great men whose memories live on at CBS News and elsewhere-- with great affection.

Donation by Allen Alter on 16/08/11

Donation by Lonnie Juli on 16/08/11

Happy memories of two great guys.

Donation by Andrew Laurence on 16/08/11

It's a wonderful cause and worth all the pain you all felt on Sunday.

Donation by Claire Day on 16/08/11


+ £7.50 Gift Aid

Paul and James will always be in our hearts.

Donation by Judith Tygard on 15/08/11

Donation by Chris Licht on 15/08/11


Donation by Ward Sloane on 15/08/11


For playing your hearts out in memory of Paul and James. Thank you.

Donation by Maria Mercader on 15/08/11

Donation by Peter Henderson on 15/08/11

Donation by Andres P. Triay on 15/08/11


Nice job everyone!

Donation by Mark Bennett on 15/08/11

Donation by Mandy Clark on 15/08/11


Donation by Scott Munro on 15/08/11


+ £5.00 Gift Aid

Donation summary

  • * Online donations£8,451.00
  • Offline donations£0.00
  • Text donations£0.00
  • Total raised£8,451.00
  • Gift Aid£667.50

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